10 Interesting Science Facts

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Love science? Check out these facts for more interesting knowledge. Maybe they will be useful somehow.


1
An asteroid once destroyed a massive forest in Siberia without ever hitting the ground.

2
350 million years ago there were probably around 385 days in a year, meaning each day lasted less than 23 hours.

3
The Mediterranean Sea dried up almost completely roughly 5.5 million years ago.

4
There is a lake in Venezuela that experiences almost constant lightning.

5
Many oranges have to be “degreened” to get their distinctive orange color.

6
Male koalas have two penises and female koalas have three vaginas.

7
Firenados are a thing that happens.

8
There was a time when dragonflies the size of seagulls terrorized the Earth.

9
An entirely new system in the human body was discovered thanks to weed. It’s called the endocannabinoid system, and it’s in your brain.

10
A hippopotamus may seem huge but it can still run faster than a man.